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Lucy's family
Lucy
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
48
homeHousehold Size:
7
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on paying school fees.I also bought a cow.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I plough with my cow and not my hands.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used the entire transfer to pay my son in high school fees.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to use that transfer to educate my children. My son is in high school while my daughter is joining high school this year.
 
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access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to pay school fees for my child Planning to buy a boat for my family it will always be a source of income
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement so far is my home and my family
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have been through is financial instability with so much fees to pay and a family to take care of.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I head to the market to sell my fish